Allan Neilson

7 April 1883–9 May 1956 (Age 73)
Ross Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Allan

When Allan Neilson was born on 7 April 1883, in Ross Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Neilson, was 24 and his mother, Edda Jane Watt Neilson, was 22. He married Florence Elizabeth Neilson on 6 October 1904, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Allegheny City, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Carnegie, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 9 May 1956, in Penn Hills Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Allan Neilson
Florence Elizabeth Neilson
Marriage: 6 October 1904
Edda J Neilson
Robert S Neilson
Florence E Neilson

Spouse and Children


    Florence Elizabeth Neilson


6 October 1904
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States


    Edda J Neilson


    Robert S Neilson


    Florence E Neilson


Parents and Siblings

    William Neilson


    Edda Jane Watt Neilson




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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 20

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: patronymic from Neill .2 Americanized form of Swedish Nilsson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Allen Neilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Allan Neilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Allan Neilson, "United States Census, 1930"

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